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Stats show Jerusalem is being abandoned

Figures from 2014, well before terror wave, reveal capital tops negative migration at 6,740, majority of them young. Due to building freeze?Ari Yashar, 2/23/2016, 7:34 PM

MK claims Israelis came from Egypt

Labor MK Stav Shaffir tweeted that Bennett doesn't know history when he said that Israel began in Jerusalem.Raphael Poch, 2/22/2016, 2:18 PM

Next school year ‘unity of Jerusalem’

As the wave of terror continues in the capital, Education Minister decides to place emphasis on the unity of Jerusalem.Shoshana Miskin, 2/22/2016, 9:38 AM

Defying terror, 1,000 run in Jerusalem

Same morning as attack, roughly 1,000 runners take part in run tracing the footsteps of former PM and Irgun head Menachem Begin.Ido Ben-Porat, 2/19/2016, 10:50 AM

7,000-year-old town found in northern Jerusalem

Evidence of 'thriving settlement in Jerusalem' way back in Chalcolithic period uncovered, replete with ancient blades and beads.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2016, 3:53 PM

Foreign Min: Arrest of WaPo journalist regrettable

Israeli government, police clarify brief detention of Washington Post Jerusalem Bureau Chief was result of 'misunderstanding.'Ari Soffer, 2/16/2016, 4:17 PM

'Zionism realized' - new highway unites Jerusalem

Watch: Councilman announces key highway linking capital's northeast, housing project overlooking Samuel's grave.Ari Yashar, 2/15/2016, 7:12 PM

Terrorist's body returned after week delay

Police deliver the first body of ten Arab terrorists responsible for attacks in the recent wave of terror, but under strict conditions.Shoshana Miskin, 2/15/2016, 7:59 AM

Baby moderately injured by Molotov cocktail

Arab terrorists throw 3 firebombs into the Jewish compound of the Abu Tor neighborhood in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2016, 7:35 PM

Arab smuggling into Jerusalem ends in car attack

Investigation reveals two Judea-Samaria Arabs breached fence and were driven towards capital by Israeli Arab, before things got messy.Ari Yashar, 2/13/2016, 8:36 PM

A modern, sassy take on dating comes to Jerusalem

Theater Review: Local theater brings Broadway's romantic comedy musical to Jerusalem with Israeli premiere of 'First Date.'Raphael Poch, 2/12/2016, 11:08 AM

Arab school nixed due to proximity with police

Plans for an Arab middle school canceled due to concerns of possible terrorist attacks launched by the students.Ido Ben Porat, 2/10/2016, 10:52 AM

Elkin: Religious Israelis will become majority

At J'lem Conference, Jerusalem Affairs Minister insists that as religious sector grows stronger, Israel must try to prevent 'culture wars.'Yoni Kempinski, 2/9/2016, 6:28 PM

Israel delays returning terrorists' bodies

Hours before return of first of ten terrorists, Israel Police announce delivery of Jerusalem stabber to be postponed until Tuesday.Cynthia Blank, 2/8/2016, 10:54 PM

Arab MKs win: Terrorists' bodies to be returned

After Balad MKs meet families of Jerusalem terrorists and promise return of bodies, government concedes to the demand.Ari Yashar, 2/8/2016, 11:22 AM

Haniyeh at Turkish conference to 'liberate J'lem'

Despite rapprochement talks with Israel, Ankara hosts Hamas head at event calling for 'armed struggle' to conquer Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 2/8/2016, 7:29 AM

IDF closes Kabatiya after deadly attack

Israeli army imposes closure on hometown of 3 terrorists behind Jerusalem shooting; Netanyahu holds emergency security meeting.Uzi Baruch, 2/3/2016, 10:14 PM

'Hadar acted with courage and determination'

Details emerge of Border Police officer's heroic actions in preventing attack of much worse scale in heart of Jerusalem.Cynthia Blank, 2/3/2016, 9:36 PM

Jerusalem terrorist warned of attack last month

One of three Arabs behind deadly shooting at Damascus Gate wrote of his intention to kill Jews in Facebook post a month ago.Menachem Schwartz, 2/3/2016, 8:28 PM

Jerusalem attack victim succumbs to her wounds

Hadar Cohen, 19, critically wounded in shooting attack near Jerusalem's Damascus Gate, passes away at hospital.Cynthia Blank, 2/3/2016, 6:26 PM

Police prevented 'large-scale' attack in Jerusalem

Deputy chief of Jerusalem police says female officers wounded in Damascus Gate shooting helped to prevent more casualties.Eliran Aharon, 2/3/2016, 4:32 PM

14-year-old terrorist caught in Jerusalem

During questioning, Arab teen says he decided to carry out an attack after hearing of his friends' attack at Damascus Gate.Uzi Baruch, 2/2/2016, 10:15 AM

60% of Jordanians have never heard of 'Al-Aqsa'

A new survey offsets a basic Islamic belief: Most Jordanian students do not know about the ‘Holy’ mosque in Jerusalem.Shoshana Miskin, 2/1/2016, 2:47 PM

Police nab teen terrorist just in time

14-year-old Arab youth arrested in Jerusalem's Old City, after police discover a knife concealed in his clothes.Uzi Baruch, 2/1/2016, 11:32 AM

Woman gets back gun license taken over prayer

Old City resident successfully petitions having her license revoked in the midst of a terror wave for ‘Praying on Temple Mount.’Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2016, 6:10 PM

11-year-old arrested for Damascus Gate stabbing

Arab youth admitted to police his participation in Jerusalem stabbing attack in which Jewish teen was injured.Uzi Baruch, 1/31/2016, 11:31 AM

Harsher sentences for bilingual school arsonists

Supreme Court decries 'light' jail terms against Shlomo and Nahman Tuito for Jerusalem arson, adds 8 months to their sentences.Cynthia Blank, 1/31/2016, 10:55 AM

Damascus Gate terrorist turns himself in

16-year-old from eastern Jerusalem who carried out Damascus Gate stabbing turns himself in. Search continues for second terrorist.Elad Benari, 1/31/2016, 2:22 AM

One wounded in stabbing attack in Givat Ze'ev

One person moderately wounded in a stabbing attack northwest of Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 1/28/2016, 12:09 AM

State of emergency declared in Jerusalem

Electric corporation kicks it into high gear as snow starts moving in ahead of overnight buildup; electricity usage breaks record.Ari Yashar, 1/25/2016, 7:31 PM

Police preparing to close routes 1 and 443

In preparation for harsh weather conditions police are announcing that they will likely be closing the highways later this evening.Raphael Poch, 1/25/2016, 2:11 PM

Study shows social inequality at a city level

While rich cities invest more in their residents and require higher city taxes, poor cities are unable to invest in their residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2016, 1:26 PM

Jerusalem hospitals batten down hatches for snow

Hadassah and Shaare Tzedek reinforce staff and equipment to stay open as snow looms, with emergency generators on hand.Ari Yashar, 1/24/2016, 4:04 PM

Undividing Jerusalem

Is Jerusalem really the undivided eternal capital? Take a rare look at the ongoing struggle largely being waged out of sight of the public.Larry Gordon, 1/21/2016, 9:41 PM

One wounded in Jerusalem firebomb attack

Medics rush to treat lightly wounded victim who got hit by Molotov cocktail thrown by Arab terrorists on road to Ma'ale Adumim.Ari Yashar, 1/21/2016, 3:59 PM

Deri revokes residency permits of four terrorists

Interior Minister stresses severity of four terrorist's actions - 2 deadly terror attacks in Jerusalem - justifies the harsh measure.Uzi Baruch, 1/21/2016, 11:54 AM

Leading atheist's Jerusalem home vandalized

Threatening letter and knife along with scrawled graffiti found outside Yaakov Malkin's home in the German Colony neighborhood.Cynthia Blank, 1/21/2016, 10:48 AM

'I remember screaming - Nehemia!'

Neta Lavi, widow of Old City stabbing attack vicim Rabbi Nehemia Lavi, recounts the horrifying moments leading up to his death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2016, 10:56 PM

Jewish teen arrested for Jerusalem church graffiti

15- and 16-year-old appeared in court for remand hearing Wednesday over alleged 'price-tag' incident in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2016, 3:46 PM

Trump vows to move US embassy to Jerusalem

Asked if he backs Cruz and Rubio's pledges to finally move embassy to Israel's capital, Trump says he's 'for it 100%.'Ari Yashar, 1/20/2016, 7:29 AM

Kahlon and Barkat agree to avoid future cuts

Jerusalem city council and Finance Ministry formulate agreement to avoid future budget cuts and layoffs in the city.Reut Hadar, 1/18/2016, 7:56 AM

Erdan bans PA from holding an event in Jerusalem

Int Sec Minister puts kibosh on PA event to 'rejuvenate Palestinian cultural institutions' in capital, vows to defend sovereignty.Ido Ben-Porat, 1/17/2016, 6:38 PM

Terror attack thwarted at a synagogue

Three Israeli Arabs suspected of planning knife attack on Heichal Yaakov synagogue in Kiryat Moshe neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2016, 8:43 AM

Barkat testifies against terrorist he neutralized

After testifying against terrorist he neutralized last February, Nir Barkat met at the court with the civilian whose life he saved.Ido Ben Porat, 1/13/2016, 4:14 PM

Two injured after balcony collapses in Jerusalem

A 74-year-old man and his 27-year-old daughter were both injured after bottom of balcony caved in and crashed on Agron Street.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2016, 1:36 PM

Jerusalem Arabs planned to assassinate Netanyahu

Two terrorists from wide Hamas terror cell indicted for building bomb lab, planning to set a bomb under stage as PM gave a speech.Ido Ben-Porat, 1/8/2016, 12:57 PM

Stabbing attack in the capital

One man lightly wounded in terrorist attack on Barazani Street in Jerusalem, terrorist fled the scene before being caught.Ari Yashar, 1/3/2016, 4:09 PM

Histadrut threatens Jerusalem Council over layoffs

In response to recent layoffs caused by lack of funding, Histadrut to open official grievance against the city, allowing for general strike.Ido Ben Porat, 1/3/2016, 8:34 AM

Arab youths armed with knives deny planning attack

Pair of Arab 12-year-olds arrested with knives in Jerusalem insist they had no intention of stabbing Jews.Cynthia Blank, 12/31/2015, 1:15 PM

Jerusalem man indicted for trying to sell his baby

To pay off gambling debts, Jerusalem resident attempted to sell 3-month-old daughter to undercover cop for $26,000.Cynthia Blank, 12/31/2015, 11:19 AM

Jerusalem to layoff thousands: Lack of budget

After receiving no government funding, City Council forced to lay off hundreds of workers at year's end with thousands more on way.Raphael Poch, 12/31/2015, 8:55 AM

Impro-League brings Hebrish humor to Jerusalem

Three local Jerusalem imrpovisational theater teams tear down cultural divides and language barriers to create a Hebrish evening of fun.Raphael Poch, 12/30/2015, 7:18 AM

Court rules to demolish home of Old City stabber

Home of Mohanned Halabi, who murdered Nehemia Lavi & Aharon Bennett in Jerusalem stabbing, to be demolished in 10 days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2015, 7:45 PM

Falafel, fries and a side of weapons

Jerusalem police seize weapons caches hidden in falafel stall, residential courtyard in two Arab neighborhoods.Uzi Baruch, 12/28/2015, 6:28 PM

‘Companies are threatening me’

MK Miki Zohar submitted the"Shabbat" bill and is convinced of its necessity. ‘We must not give up the Jewish state.’Hezki Baruch, 12/27/2015, 9:46 PM

‘Israel is our home, despite harsh difficulties’

President Rivlin visited the family of Rabbi Birmajer who was murdered in last week’s stabbing attack in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2015, 7:27 PM

One injured in Jerusalem stabbing

Israeli soldier lightly injured in stabbing in the capital evacuated to hospital; terrorist detained.Cynthia Blank, 12/27/2015, 7:38 AM